WindSonic Wind Speed and Direction Sensor Specifications WindSonic Wind Speed and Direction Sensor M Specifications
Wind Speed Specifications
Range 0 - 60 m/s (116 knots) 0 - 60 m/s (116 knots)
Accuracy ±2% @12m/s ±2% @12m/s
Resolution 0.01 m/s (0.02 knots) 0.01 m/s (0.02 knots)
Response Time 0.25 seconds 0.25 seconds
Threshold 0.01m/s 0.01m/s
Wind Direction Specifications
Range 0-359° (no dead band) 0-359° (no dead band)
Accuracy ±2° @ 12m/s ±3° @ 12m/s
Resolution
Response Time 0.25 seconds 0.25 seconds
Measurement
Ultrasonic Output Rate 0.25, 0.5, 1, 2 or 4 Hz 0.25, 0.5, 1, 2 or 4 Hz
Parameters Wind speed and direction or U and V (vectors) Wind speed and direction or U and V (vectors)
Units of Measure m/s, knots, mph, kph, ft/min m/s, knots, mph, kph, ft/min
Outputs
Outputs RS232, RS422, RS485, NMEA 0183, SDI-12 RS232, RS422, RS485, NMEA 0183
Baud Rate 2400 to 38400 2400 to 38400
Power Requirement
Wind Speed and Direction Sensor 5-30 VDC, 7-30 VDC, 9-30 VDC Options.
From 5.5mA @ 12 V
5-30VDC (5.5mA @12V)
Heating (optional) No 24V AC or DC (4.2A @24V)
Start-up time: < 5 seconds
Mechanical
External Construction LURAN S KR 2861/1C ASA/PC Al. Alloy 6082 T6
Size 142mm x 160mm 142mm x 160mm
Weight 0.5kg 0.9kg
Environmental
Protection Class IP65 IP66
Operating Temperature -35°C to +70°C -40°C to +70°C (with heating)
-35°C to +70°C (without heating)
Storage Temperature -40°C to +80°C -40°C to +80°C
Operating Humidity <5% to 100% RH <5% to 100% RH
EMC EN 61326: 1998 EN 61326: 1998 & BSEN 60945
Impact Resistance n/a UL2218 Class 1
Operational
MTBF 15 Years n/a
Warranty 2 Years 2 Years
Factory Calibration Traceable to National Standards Traceable to National Standards
Accessories
Pipe Mounting 44.45mm (1.75") diameter 44.45mm (1.75") diameter
Wind Software Display / Logging Download here Display / Logging Download here
Cables Available to match output options Available to match output options
Display See Gill Display See Gill Display